Admission

Virtual Events

Virtual Visits

As you embark on this exciting and important journey of finding the right school for your family, we strongly encourage you to become as familiar as possible with Sierra Canyon. You are welcome to participate in any or all of our virtual visiting opportunities. In order to keep our students, faculty, and staff as safe as possible, we are not able to conduct on-campus tours at this time. Please check back for updated information.
To learn more about Sierra Canyon, please click the “Request Information” button below.

Lower Campus

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  • Virtual Tours

    • Enjoy virtual tours of our Lower and Upper Campuses by clicking here.
    • Take a peek at some Lower School Special Events:
    Olympics Opening Ceremonies, celebrating cultures around the world, October 2019
    Lower Campus Peace March, celebrating Black History Month, February 2020
  • Schedule a Private Zoom Interview

    • A parent interview is a required part of the admission process and offers parents the opportunity to learn more about Sierra Canyon and the admission process. We look forward to getting better acquainted and answering any questions you may have.
    • Please contact Heidi Machhour at hmachhour@sierracanyonschool.org or call (818) 882-8121, ext. 104. 
  • Attend a Virtual Fireside Chat with the Head of School

    Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.
    January 13th or February 17th
    For Families in Grades Pre-Kindergarten through 6

    We hope you can join us for coffee and conversation with our Head of School, Jim Skrumbis. He will be joined by other members of our School Leadership Team, a Trustee, and an SC Alumnus.

    Advanced registration is required.
  • Attend a Sixth Grade Virtual Information Session

    Sixth Grade Virtual Information Session: The Middle School Years
    Wednesday, January 27th, 7:00 p.m. 


    We invite parents and students to join us for a virtual information session and panel discussion addressing this unique stage in the academic and social-emotional development of 11 – 14-year-olds. Kris Theodoratos, Director of Grades Pre-K – 6, and Lindsay Koss, Director of Grades 7-9, will present an overview of our transitional 6th-grade year and our 7th-8th Grade Middle School program. A Q&A with Student Ambassadors will follow the presentation.

    Parents of students applying to Grades 4 and 5 are encouraged to attend.
    Advanced registration is required.
  • Attend a Trailblazer Thursday Information Session

    Trailblazer Thursday Information Session (Grades Pre-K – 6)
    Thursday, February 25th, 9:30 a.m. 

    If you were unable to attend one of our Trailblazer Thursday Information sessions in the fall, please join us on February 25th. This 45-minute virtual event will present a general overview of life and academics on the Lower Campus and include a Q&A with the Admission Team and Student and Parent Ambassadors.

    Advanced registration is required.
Click the buttons below to register for a Lower Campus Head of School Fireside Chat and an Information Session:

Upper Campus

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  • Head of School Roundtable Sessions

    Thursday, January 21 & Thursday, February 18
    5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

    Please join us for a virtual roundtable discussion about the Upper Campus, grades 7-12. Applicant and prospective Pre-K – 12th parents, guardians, and students are invited to join this highly interactive program with:
    • Mr. Jim Skrumbis, Head of School
    • Ms. Lindsay Koss, Director of Grades 7-9
    • Mr. Tom Perry, Upper School Director
    • Student Trailblazers
    Reserve your spot by clicking the roundtable date button at the bottom of this webpage.
  • Schedule a Phone or Zoom Call

    Please contact the Admission Office at usadmission@sierracanyonschool.org to schedule a phone or Zoom call. Let us know your availability and preferred method of communication, and we will confirm an appointment with you. It would be our pleasure to answer questions and provide more information at your convenience. 
  • Attend a Community Event

    • Middle School Production
      Once (Three Grimm Tales):
      October 16 & 17 at 7:00 p.m.
      RSVP to the Upper School Admission Office for tickets to this exclusive Livestream event! Appropriate for all ages.

    • Upper School Production
      Almost Maine by John Cariani:
      November 6 & 7 at 7:00 p.m.
      November 8 at 2:00 p.m.
      RSVP to the Upper School Admission Office for tickets to this exclusive Livestream event! Appropriate for audiences in grades 9 and above.

    • Thursday Night Live: Check back soon for links to monthly recorded productions of Upper Campus students showcasing their talents. Appropriate for audiences in grade 7 and above.














Click the buttons below to register for a virtual event:
Lower School: 11052 Independence Avenue
Middle and Upper School: 20801 Rinaldi Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311  | 818.882.8121
Sierra Canyon School is a private, independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory school for students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12 located in Chatsworth, California. The highly cosmopolitan campus community is reflective of the Greater Los Angeles area and the world at large. Students are empowered to realize their greatest creative, ethical, intellectual and physical promise through small class sizes, a diverse student-teacher culture and a family-like environment.